The 2020 HSBC UK | National Road Championships will take place in The Midlands.
Time Trials – Thursday 18th June 2020
U23 Men’s - Distance - 23.6km
Elite Women’s - Distance - 23.6km
Elite Men’s - Distance - 41.4km
U23 Women’s - Distance - 23.6km
Starting and Finishing in Atherstone town centre, races will complete a 23.6km North Warwickshire Circuit with men completing an additional loop. The time-trial will pass through Bentley, Furnace End, Over Whitacre, Church End, Ridge Lane, Mancetter and back to Atherstone through a rural, lumpy and picturesque route.
Road Races - Saturday 20th June 2020
Elite & U23 Women
Start Time - 09:00 (subject to change)
Distance - 136.3km (including 13km neutral)
Elevation Gain - 1,285m
Elite & U23 Men
Start Time - 15:00 (subject to change
Distance - 172.7km (including 13km neutral)
Elevation Gain - 1,611m
Start – Centenary Square Birmingham
Finish – Wolverhampton
The race takes the A456 & Wolverhampton Road through the Borough of Sandwell towards Dudley, continuing north on the A4123 towards The Black Country Living Museum and south on Priory Road towards Dudley Town Centre.
The route then heads west into South Staffordshire, passing Himley Hall on route to the 18km circuit. Each Race will then complete multiple laps of the more rural South Staffordshire circuit passing picturesque South Staffordshire Towns and Villages. Each Lap will climb The Holloway/Church Road, the largest climb on the circuit before heading into Wolverhampton for a City Centre Finish.